The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
JAC Renovation March 17 – April 21, 2017 The main gallery space at the Jamestown Arts Center will be CLOSED for renovations & equipment upgrades March 17 – April 21, 2017The JAC office will be open and all educational programming will run during the renovations In 2016 we received two incredible grants that will allow[…..]More Info
Classical music as played by the incredible talents of the Heifetz International Music Institute! This program is an amazing opportunity for the region to experience world-class musicians in a meaningful way and in an intimate setting. JAC is thrilled to announce our May 2017 classical music residency in partnership with the acclaimed Heifetz International[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
PELL Documentary Thursday, April 20th, 7 pm $10 at the Door PELL tells the inspiring story of Rhode Island Senator Claiborne Pell and his fight, against all odds, to give every student the opportunity to get a higher education regardless of their economic background. PELL takes you from the mansions of Newport to the dramatic[…..]
Untitled (not titled yet) Sam Duket & Brad Fesmire April 27 – June 10, 2017 An exhibition of new work by Sam Duket and Brad Fesmire that collectively addresses themes of the labor, structure and craft. These ideas connect through a shared perspective on memory, making and monument, and for this exhibition manifest themselves[…..]
JAMESTOWN — It seems there is never a dull moment at the Out-of-the-Box Art Studio operated by Bridges Inc. Rhode Island artists with developmental disabilities are in and out of the studio on Clinton Avenue throughout the day. Their paintings, sculptures, fabrics, collages and other works fill the studio. It recently received a $2,300 grant[…..]